Tag Archives: hiking

327 Leswalt to Kirkcolm

A strange day, beginning with a graveyard and ending with a row of little bodies. Continue reading

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326 Portpatrick to Leswalt

I tramp. And tramp. And tramp some more. Continue reading

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325 Ardwell to Portpatrick

A blissful cow-free walk, ending in a much-appreciated reunion with old friends. Continue reading

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323 Drummore to Port Logan

I find the perfect cottage and have a close encounter with bullocks. Continue reading

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322 Drummore to Mull of Galloway

A circular walk to the southernmost part of Scotland. Continue reading

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320 Glenluce to Sandhead

A day of ups an downs, roads and sands, bogs and adders. Continue reading

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318 Isle of Whithorn to Port William

I enjoy a cow-free walk over stunning cliffs, discover a saintly cave, and admire a memorial to an otter. Continue reading

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316 pm Wigtown to Garlieston

I am completely blissed out by bluebells, bluebells, and more bluebells. Continue reading

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316 am Wigtown to Garlieston

Beside a disused airfield, I listen to Bruce Springsteen playing in a cattle shed, and find my own bovine fan club. Continue reading

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315 Newton Stewart to Wigtown

In a spooky wood, full of mysterious signs, I see a zombie rising from a grave. Continue reading

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